Ivan Rakitic was linked with Paris Saint-Germain in the transfer window, but Barcelona insist they never entertained the idea of a sale.
Despite admitting to interest in playing for Real Madrid, Eden Hazard plans to stay at Chelsea for the rest of the season.
Real Madrid are set for a timely fitness boost after the international break, with full-back Marcelo close to 100 per cent.
Real Madrid made an offer to sign Lucas Hernandez from Atletico Madrid, according to the France defender.
After sacking Leo Franco following five losses in six LaLiga matches, struggling Huesca have named Francisco as their new coach.
Cirque du Soleil are to create a new show, to launch in 2019, based on the life of Barcelona and Argentina superstar Lionel Messi.
Noel Le Graet, the president of the French Football Federation, does not think Karim Benzema will play for France again.
Despite being linked to Spanish giants Barcelona and Real Madrid, Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso expects to sign a new deal with the Blues.
Thomas Meunier said he would pick fellow defender Raphael Varane to win the Ballon d'Or ahead of Belgium team-mate Eden Hazard.
After being taken off in Real Madrid's shock defeat to Deportivo Alaves, Gareth Bale will miss Wales' friendly with Spain.